GELO Survey Results - Trends

Students were asked to rank whether or not they agreed or disagreed with the statement "I feel my education at Merced College prepared me to...." linked to each of the GE Program Learning Outcomes.

The results were tabulated to examine student opinions based on various demographic categories (gender, age and ethnicity) shown in the tables below.

MCCD Graduate Survey (S16) results by Gender

MCCD Graduate Survey (S16) by Gender

Mean Scores

Answer Options

MCCD GELO

Female

Male

Avg

N

Read and analyze written communication appropriate to the subject

Communication

3.88

3.87

3.87

88

Construct and deliver oral communication appropriate to the audience

Communication

3.85

3.65

3.78

87

Analyze and apply mathematical concepts to an appropriate task

Computation

3.67

3.93

3.76

88

Use basic computer skills

Computation

4.05

4.07

4.06

88

Analyze and solve problems using logical and creative methods

Cognition

3.95

3.93

3.94

87

Evaluate historical knowledge and relate it to current issues

Global Culture

4.02

3.84

3.95

88

Distinguish and understand diverse cultures

Global Culture

3.98

3.83

3.93

88

Evaluate and adhere to professional and academic ethical standards

Personal Development

3.98

4.14

4.04

86

Demonstrate an understanding of life-long learning

Personal Development

4.05

3.90

4.00

88

Relate a healthy lifestyle and wellness to personal choices

Personal Development

3.94

3.83

3.90

88

 MCCD Graduate Survey (S16) results by Age

MCCD Graduate Survey (S16) - Age

Mean Scores

Answer Options

MCCD GELO

≤19

20-24

25-29

30-34

35-39

40-49

50≤

Avg

N

Read and analyze written communication appropriate to the subject

Communication

4.00

3.85

4.00

4.00

4.00

4.00

3.17

3.87

88

Construct and deliver oral comm-unication appropriate to the audience

Communication

3.50

3.79

3.64

4.10

3.88

3.33

4.00

3.78

87

Analyze and apply mathematical concepts to an appropriate task

Computation

3.25

3.82

3.86

3.70

4.25

3.40

3.20

3.76

88

Use basic computer skills

Computation

4.00

4.05

4.14

4.20

4.00

4.17

3.67

4.06

88

Analyze and solve problems using logical and creative methods

Cognition

4.00

4.00

3.79

4.11

4.13

4.00

3.33

3.94

87

Evaluate historical knowledge and relate it to current issues

Global Culture

3.50

3.92

4.07

4.10

3.88

4.17

3.83

3.95

88

Distinguish and understand diverse cultures

Global Culture

4.25

3.89

4.00

4.10

3.75

3.83

3.83

3.93

88

Evaluate and adhere to professional and academic ethical standards

Personal Development

4.25

3.95

3.85

4.40

4.13

4.17

4.00

4.04

86

Demonstrate an understanding of life-long learning

Personal Development

4.00

4.00

3.79

4.20

4.13

4.00

4.00

4.00

88

Relate a healthy lifestyle and wellness to personal choices

Personal Development

4.00

3.95

3.77

4.00

4.00

3.83

3.60

3.90

88

 

 

MCCD Graduate Survey (S16) results by Ethnicity

MCCD Graduate Survey (S16)

 Mean Scores

Answer Options

MCCD GELO

African-American

Asian

Filipino

Hispanic

Multi-Ethnic

Unknown

White, Non-Hispanic

Avg

N

Read and analyze written communication appropriate to the subject

Communication

4.00

4.00

3.50

3.89

4.33

4.00

3.77

3.87

88

Construct and deliver oral communication appropriate to the audience

Communication

4.00

4.00

4.00

3.71

4.00

4.00

3.77

3.78

87

Analyze and apply mathematical concepts to an appropriate task

Computation

4.00

4.14

3.50

3.73

5.00

4.00

3.60

3.76

88

Use basic computer skills

Computation

4.00

4.29

4.00

3.98

5.00

4.00

4.08

4.06

88

Analyze and solve problems using logical and creative methods

Cognition

4.00

4.14

4.00

3.93

4.33

4.00

3.85

3.94

87

Evaluate historical knowledge and relate it to current issues

Global Culture

4.00

4.14

3.50

3.91

4.33

4.00

3.96

3.95

88

Distinguish and understand diverse cultures

Global Culture

4.00

4.29

4.00

3.82

4.33

4.00

3.96

3.93

88

Evaluate and adhere to professional and academic ethical standards

Personal Development

4.00

4.43

4.00

3.95

4.33

4.00

4.04

4.04

86

Demonstrate an understanding of life-long learning

Personal Development

4.00

4.43

4.00

4.00

4.67

4.00

3.81

4.00

88

Relate a healthy lifestyle and wellness to personal choices

Personal Development

4.00

4.29

4.00

3.81

4.33

4.00

3.88

3.90

88